Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Honolulu, HI

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI
903 PM HST TUE MAR 3 2015

...STRONG TRADE WINDS EXPECTED ACROSS TRADITIONALLY WINDY WATERS
AND CHANNELS...

.HIGH PRESSURE BUILDING TO THE NORTHWEST OF THE ISLANDS WILL BOOST
TRADE WIND STRENGTH ABOVE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THRESHOLD ACROSS
TRADITIONALLY WINDY WATERS AND CHANNELS. THIS ADVISORY WILL LIKELY
NEED TO BE EXTENDED AND POSSIBLY EXPANDED LATER.

PHZ110-112-113-116-119>121-123-124-042015-
/O.NEW.PHFO.SC.Y.0015.150304T1600Z-150306T1600Z/
KAUAI NORTHWEST WATERS-KAUAI LEEWARD WATERS-KAUAI CHANNEL-
KAIWI CHANNEL-MAALAEA BAY-PAILOLO CHANNEL-ALENUIHAHA CHANNEL-
BIG ISLAND LEEWARD WATERS-BIG ISLAND SOUTHEAST WATERS-
903 PM HST TUE MAR 3 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM WEDNESDAY TO 6 AM HST
FRIDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN HONOLULU HAS ISSUED A SMALL CRAFT
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM WEDNESDAY TO 6 AM HST
FRIDAY.

* WINDS AND SEAS...BEGINNING WEDNESDAY MORNING...NORTH WINDS 25 TO
  30 KNOTS AND ROUGH SEAS 8 TO 12 FEET.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 25 TO 33 KNOTS
AND/OR SEAS 10 FEET OR GREATER ARE EXPECTED TO PRODUCE CONDITIONS
HAZARDOUS TO SMALL CRAFT. INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...ESPECIALLY
THOSE OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS...SHOULD AVOID NAVIGATING IN
THESE CONDITIONS.

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